Huge, Quality traffic is required for every website and every blog to survive. Content is the king, it has to be original and unique. Apart from published content, we need to promote it to increase traffic. There are various strategies to increase traffic to your website or blog.
Add Social Media Buttons
First as soon as we finish building the blog or website we must add the social media buttons, this will make the reader to easily share our content. The most popular social media buttons are Facebook, Twitter, Google +1 , Reddit and other social media web 2.0 sites.
Follow Google’s Webmaster Guidelines
Google is the search engine giant, most of the people use Google’s search engine to search the internet and the information they required. In order to make Google crawl your page and avoid issues, you must follow Google’s webmaster guidelines, even if the rules sucks to core.
On – Page Strategies
Even if you maintain website, make sure you have a blog and generate content related to your niche. Generate and publish quality content frequently to the blog. Search engine bots likes fresh and quality contents.
Optimize the website or blog for search engine by adding quality and relevant meta description, title and tags. The most important thing is follow good permalink structure. Add only related tags to the contents and optimize the website or blog to improve the loading speed and performance by adding services like MaxCdn and Google page speed.
Add a plugin or tools that helps visitors to share your content on social media websites. Not every visitor will directly share the webpage on social media sites. Optimize your blog or website for mobile and tablet experience, now a days most readers prefer to read contents on their mobile device and tablets.
Have a newsletter or mailing list and make the visitors to opt in or subscribe to your news letters. With these newsletter subscriptions your can promote directly and make any announcements or share about your products to increase sales.
Off – Page Strategies
Utilize social media websites and share contents on your official channel pages on Facebook, instagram and others. Getting link from other website is hard, but if you really write a great content other webmasters will share your content on their page and pass link juice. Do various guest post in other blogs to earn authority. Participate and engage in online forums and communities and share the content from your site.
Make videos and utilize YouTube and other video sharing sites. Use the title and descriptions columns to drive traffic to your site from videos. Some of the other off pages strategies are promoting your website or blog on a PR site or getting paid traffic using PPC networks, banner advertising, reviews and social media advertising. Apart from these strategies make your own strategies to stand unique. Happy blogging.